Fun for the Family

ArtFest Fort Myers is family-friendly, with plenty to see and do for all ages.

Kids love the Publix Art Yard!

“Creativity is contagious. Pass it on.” Albert Einstein

Publix Art Yard is a hands-on experience where everything is possible. Create your own Art Yard paper bag hat, take part in a Hulu Hoop competition, become an artful arborist and do your part to spread kindness with art.

Saturday, February 5, 10:00AM to 5:00PM.

Sunday, February 6, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.


Art Under 20 – High School Exhibit & Competition

Art Under 20 is a visual art exhibit and competition for Lee County high school students, who exhibit their work at ArtFest Fort Myers as they compete for prizes and cash awards.

Chalk Block for High School Artists

Enjoy watching teams from Lee County High Schools and professional chalk street painting artists create beautiful drawings — not on canvas but on the pavement. For most students this is their first time painting with chalk on the ground. You’ll be amazed at their talent.

Chalk - 2020 face
Art For All

All Kids Love Making Art. At Art For All kids (or adults) use adaptive art tools to create huge, amazing art pieces. Get a sneak peek at

Girl in wheel chair making art
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Saturday and Sunday, February 5 & 6, 2022
Opening Night Friday, February 4
On the waterfront in historic downtown Fort Myers

Phone: 239-768-3602